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First Linux Trunk Nightly Build of Mozilla Thunderbird Available

Sunday May 4th, 2003

joe writes in with some news from the Mozilla Thunderbird project page: "We have our first official Linux nightly build for the first time since Thunderbird moved to the trunk. Not to be out done, we also have a new Windows nightly which includes the latest code reduction work mentioned on May 2nd." Both builds can be downloaded from ftp.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/nightly/2003-05-03-trunk/. More information about the footprint reduction can be found in the change log.


#1 it's there!

by TheK <kl@3dots.de>

Monday May 5th, 2003 9:22 AM

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long time since the Windows-Nightlies started.. Now only the 'Message Source' view needs to get reenabled. More interesting: why are the Linux builds for both Mozilla Firebird and Mozilla Thunderbird are so much bigger that the Windows builds?

#2 anyone having problems with the Win32 build?

by ceejayoz <cj@ceejayoz.com>

Monday May 5th, 2003 10:57 AM

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Anyone else having problems with the Win32 build? I get an error dialog titled "phoenix.exe - Entry Point Not Found" saying "The procedure entry point NSGetStaticModuleINfo could not be located in the dynamic link library xpcom.dll" when trying to run the latest build.

#10 Re: anyone having problems with the Win32 build?

by goesta

Sunday January 9th, 2005 2:27 AM

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yes, i downloaded a new copy of firefox, and now firefox does not work and i can not open thunderbird due to the "entry point not found message. somebody help. i can not get to my mails.

#3 The Latest Nightly

by anand

Monday May 5th, 2003 2:34 PM

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So when can we get a link to the TB builds on the little bar below "MozillaZine" on the main page? :)

#4 Re: The Latest Nightly

by AlexBishop <alex@mozillazine.org>

Monday May 5th, 2003 2:43 PM

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"So when can we get a link to the TB builds on the little bar below "MozillaZine" on the main page? :)"

When there's a /latest/ directory we can point to.

Alex

#6 Re: Re: The Latest Nightly

by erickleung

Monday May 5th, 2003 9:38 PM

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I am just wondering what is the proper name would be used in the mozillazine main page?

As at today (2003.5.6), it shows 'px0.5' a the releases and 'Fb' for forum name and Nightlies. This might cause confusion to the 1st time visitors.

According to the new 'Mozilla Branding Strategy' dated April 25th:

Quote Begin--- 3. When referring to Thunderbird or Firebird before or during the 1.4 release cycle, make sure to use the project name with Mozilla pre-pended as "Mozilla Thunderbird" or "Mozilla Firebird" instead of Mozilla alone or Firebird/Thunderbird alone.

4. Use the names "Mozilla Browser" and "Mozilla Mail" to describe the Firebird and Thunderbird projects after the 1.4 release. Quote ended------

As Mozilla 1.5 is coming very soon, why we should not use "MF" and "MT" during Mozilla 1.4 development cycle or use "MB" or "MM" directly?

#5 Re: The Latest [TB] Nightly

by erickleung

Monday May 5th, 2003 9:14 PM

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While everybody is talking about the outbreak of SARS, it reminds me TB is also famous for 'Tuberculosis'.

That's just a joke, anyway.

#9 The Latest Nightly

by anand

Tuesday May 6th, 2003 3:10 PM

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Not to mention what the abreviation for Mozilla Firebird, MF, is also famous for... ;)

#7 Sailfish

by Sailfish <sailfish@unforgettable.com>

Monday May 5th, 2003 11:36 PM

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The recent reduction build seemed to have broke the Addressbook Card View pane on Win98SE. Is this a known bug?

#8 GLIBC 2.3 ?

by flash

Tuesday May 6th, 2003 1:36 AM

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Are the linux nightlies only for GLIBC 2.3 ?

[julien@dyn-9-152-249-63 thunderbird]$ ./bin/thunderbird ./bin/thunderbird-bin: /lib/i686/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.3' not found (required by /home/julien/temp/thunderbird/bin/libmozjs.so) ./bin/thunderbird-bin: /lib/i686/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.3' not found (required by /home/julien/temp/thunderbird/bin/libxpcom.so) ./bin/thunderbird-bin: /lib/i686/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.3' not found (required by /home/julien/temp/thunderbird/bin/libnspr4.so)